Community by and for patients to share experiences and recommendations

How Many Grafts per Square CM Are Required for Good Hair Transplant Density?

11/7/2016 8:45:38 PM


Just curious, in terms of getting good density from a hair transplant, how many grafts per cm2 would be needed?


Achieving a 50% density level of original scalp density is a good goal to start with. It's been said that achieving 50% density will provide a good basis to support the illusion of coverage. Obviously in some cases a little more and in others with outstanding hair characteristics, a little less.

So the bottom line is that it will vary between individuals, depending on the degree of hair loss and their individual hair characteristics.

Supporting Hair Restoration Physicians

All Articles by David Contributing author and hair transplant patient.